Patent Number: 7,088,851

Title: Image processing apparatus, image processing system, image processing method and storage medium

Abstract: An image processing apparatus for processing a photographed image of an object extracts an object region from the photographed image and determines a region from which a feature value of the photographed image is extracted on the basis of a pixel value on a contour in the extracted object region.

Inventors: Shinbata; Hiroyuki (Tochigi, JP)

Assignee: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

International Classification: G06K 9/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/08/02018